Volume 11 · Number 2 · Pages 364–366
Crossing the Explanatory Gap by Legwork, not by Fiat

Michael Beaton

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Open peer commentary on the article “Never Mind the Gap: Neurophenomenology, Radical Enactivism, and the Hard Problem of Consciousness” by Michael D. Kirchhoff & Daniel D. Hutto. Upshot: I strongly agree with Kirchhoff and Hutto that consciousness and embodied action are one and the same, but I disagree when they say this identity cannot be fully explained and must simply be posited. Here I attempt to sketch the outlines of just such an explanation.


Beaton M. (2016) Crossing the explanatory gap by legwork, not by fiat. Constructivist Foundations 11(2): 364–366. http://constructivist.info/11/2/364

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